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July 11, 2018 3:38 PM Amanah spreads its wings to Labuan

LABUAN: Peninsula-based Parti Amanah Negara (Amanah) is making inroads into the duty-free-island of Labuan to expand its political influence with the establishment of a pro-tem area chapter. Labuan Amanah pro-tem committee chairman Dr Ramli Tahir said the chapter now had 250 members with two branches established. "We established the Amanah Labuan on June 18, initially 20

April 30, 2018 7:57 AM Australia scientist, 104, heads to Switzerland for assisted dying

SYDNEY: Australia's oldest scientist, who caused a stir when his university tried to vacate his office aged 102, will fly to Switzerland in early May to end his life, reigniting a national euthanasia debate. David Goodall, who is now 104, does not have a terminal illness but his quality of life has deteriorated and he has secured a fast-track appointment 24

April 26, 2018 10:13 AM 2,600 city cops to ensure public order on nomination day

KUALA LUMPUR: Some 2,693 police officers will be deployed during nomination day for the 14th General Election (GE14) this Saturday. City police chief Commissioner Datuk Seri Mazlan Lazim said out of the total personnel that will be deployed, 361 are police officers, 2,303 are rank and file policemen and 29 are police civilian staff. "Police from all six districts 18

March 23, 2018 12:27 PM Immigration Dept empowers prosecutors via witness training course

PORT DICKSON: The Malaysian Immigration Department has been working with the British High Commission in Kuala Lumpur to empower its prosecutors in the field of submission, witnesses and evidence presentation in court. Immigration director-general Datuk Seri Mustafar Ali said a total 30 immigration officers nationwide underwent a six-day Witness Training 18

March 22, 2018 7:13 AM Australian media firms fail in Rebel Wilson bid

Australian comedian and actor Rebel Wilson reacts as she leaves the Victorian Supreme Court in Melbourne, Australia, June 15, 2017. — Reuters pic SYDNEY, March 22 — Six Australian media companies seeking to join the battle against a record AUD$$4.5 million (RM13.7 million) defamation payout to Hollywood star Rebel Wilson had their case knocked back today 14

March 20, 2018 10:12 AM De Vos ends 14-year wait for Canada in Le Tour de Langkawi

Adam de Vos of Rally Racing celebrates winning the third stage of Le Tour De Langkawi 2018 from Kota Baru to Kuala Terengganu with a distance of 166km. — Picture by Ahmad ZamzahuriKUALA TERENGGANU, March 20 — Young rider Adam de Vos finally ended a 14-year drought for Canada to score the podium victory in the Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) cycling race. The 24-year-old 13

March 16, 2018 11:17 AM Protestors stand up to Cambodia’s Hun Sen in Australia

Protesters hold placards and banners during a demonstration against Cambodia’s Prime Minister Hun Sen, who is attending the one-off summit of 10-member Asean in Sydney March 16, 2018. — Reuters picSYDNEY, March 16 — Hundreds of Cambodian-Australians gathered in Sydney today to protest the visit of Cambodian leader Hun Sen who is accused of overseeing 17

March 7, 2018 4:21 AM Fourth person dies in Australia from contaminated melon

SYDNEY: A fourth person has died after consuming melon contaminated with listeria, Australian authorities said Wednesday, in an outbreak that has so far affected 17 people. Cases first came to the attention of health officials last month, with the source traced back to a farm in New South Wales (NSW) state. "There have been two deaths in NSW and two in Victoria 20

March 4, 2018 1:33 AM Three Australians die from contaminated melon

SYDNEY: Three Australians have died after consuming melon contaminated with listeria amid an outbreak that has prompted health authorities to warn those at risk to throw out pre-cut melons. Listeria is a commonly found bacteria and for most people who consume foods that contain it does not cause illness. But for elderly people, pregnant women or those 26

February 24, 2018 2:04 PM Hair to stay: Australia mullet heads celebrate hairstyle revival

Thirty-one-year-old Australian Shane Hanrahan (centre) celebrates after winning the ‘best mullet’ award at Mulletfest 2018 in the town of Kurri Kurri, 150 kms north of Sydney on February 24, 2018. ― Reuters picSYDNEY, Australia, Feb 24 ― “Business at the front, party at the back” was the mantra for the crowd of Australians sporting a mullet haircut 13